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I am an avid supporter of Entrepreneurs. I believe we can never reach our fullest potential on a job. There are more reasons why, than I have space to write. Long story short: If you want to write your own checks then you have to
be in control of the check book. If you want to run at your fullest potential, you have to create the track to suit your skills, strengths, and most importantly, your passion.
It’s true that a lot of businesses fail in the first 3-5 years but you and I have already conquered that Demon of Doubt. It’s time to get started! And if you did, already–It’s time to get BETTER!
These are some cool links for business owners and entrepreneurs who are looking to start up or expand their business. Check them out.
I love Info graphics. They help a helpless visual learner like me process what could be a mountain of complex and convoluted concepts. They help me to understand ideas easily. It’s like a picture story book for grown ups.
This is a powerful article with some sobering insights. There are 10 reasons why small businesses fail. We don’t believe in being pessimistic or cynical but we have to know about the potential pitfalls ahead. I wouldn’t be your friend if I didn’t at least warn you, would I now?
This link is more of a resource for those of you who are like me. Love business. Hate Business Plans. Well, not the plans themselves. I don’t like the details and tedium. I’m more of a big picture guy. SBA has a tool to help you break down this daunting process in language that anyone can understand.
You will definitely need this link in your arsenal if you are going to expand your business. The 5 Steps To Create a Marketing Plan. Bookmark it and reference it often.
What is the bottom line here? You shouldn’t get discouraged by the spectators on the sidelines or obstacles standing in your way.
If you didn’t get started in business, GET STARTED!
If you did get started in business, GET BETTER!